OB/GYN & Women's Health
OB-GYN Physician Assistant Residency Program
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB/GYN) and Women's Health
Physician Assistant Residency Program
Montefiore is an internationally recognized leader in healthcare, education and transformative medical research. Our highly-competitive residency programs in all aspects of medicine are run in conjunction with our Albert Einstein College of Medicine(AECOM), one of the most prestigious medical schools in the nation.
Montefiore’s Post-Graduate Physician Assistant (PA) Residency is a 12-month, full-time postgraduate residency program offering intensive training in obstetrics and gynecology.
Our PA residents train alongside the OB/GYN physician residents and exposed to management of patients in a variety of settings and circumstances. Residents have rotations focused on:
- Surgical skills and instructions
- Gynecology Oncology
- Ultrasound rotation
- Outpatient clinic
Upon completion of their residency, our graduates receive a Certificate of Completion of a Postgraduate OB/GYN Residency from Montefiore and AECOM. They arealso competent in performing vaginal deliveries, first assisting in Cesarean deliveries and gynecological surgeries, and performing office-based gynecological procedures.
The didactic portion consists of daily morning rounds, weekly lectures by attending physicians, residents and PAs, monthly journal clubs, morbidity and mortality conferences, assigned readings, and self-directed learning. The clinical portion consists of trainings and experience in labor and delivery, ER consults, operating room assisting, post-operative management and outpatient management.
Costs and Benefits
There is no fee or tuition for the program. Benefits include a stipend, malpractice insurance, medical insurance, and four weeks vacation. Housing and meals will be facilitated. Salary is $50,000 for a 52-week period.